Cranston High School West



Cranston High School West Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Cranston High School West Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 366
10 388
11 434
12 441

Cranston High School West is a public high school of the Cranston School District located in Cranston, RI. It has 1,629 students in grades 9th through 12th. Cranston High School West is the 3rd largest public high school in Rhode Island and the 2,732nd largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 15.8 to 1.

Total Students: 1,629
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 103.4

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Cranston High School West Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 831
(51%)
2,423
(50%)
 Male 798
(49%)
2,453
(50%)

Cranston High School West Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 1,389
(85%)
3,178
(65%)
 Hispanic 131
(8%)
1,003
(21%)
 Asian 49
(3%)
317
(7%)
 Black 37
(2%)
218
(4%)
 Two or More 17
(1%)
133
(3%)
 American Indian 4
(0%)
22
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
5
(0%)

Cranston High School West Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 1,322
(81%)
2,866
(59%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 250
(15%)
1,705
(35%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 57
(3%)
305
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Cranston High School West is ranked 27th out of 0 ranked schools in Rhode Island, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Cranston High School West students on free and reduced lunch assistance (18.8%) is lower than the state average of 42.9%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Cranston High School West Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1781
2006 1781
2007 1724
2008 1688
2009 1661
2010 1642
2011 1585
2012 1629

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.1
2006 19.7
2007 14.2
2008 13.3
2009 13.4
2010 13.1
2011 13
2012 15.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.074677147669848
2006 0.034811903425042
2007 0.085266821345708
2008 0.07760663507109
2009 0.10415412402167
2010 0.14920828258222
2011 0.16593059936909
2012 0.18845917740945

Compare Cranston High School West to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,183.3% 11.8:1
 
1,580.0% 15.8:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 18.8%
 
State Average 42.9%
 
National Average 46.8%
 

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